Who Was Abraham Lincoln? (Who Was?)

by Janet B Pascal (Author)

Reading Level: 4th − 5th Grade
Series: Who Was?
Born to a family of farmers, Lincoln stood out from an early age--literally! (He was six feet four inches tall.) As sixteenth President of the United States, he guided the nation through the Civil War and saw the abolition of slavery. But Lincoln was tragically shot one night at Ford's Theater--the first President to be assassinated. Over 100 black-and-white illustrations and maps are included.
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Janet B Pascal
Janet B. Pascal is the Executive Production Editor at Viking Children's Books and the author of Who Was Dr. Seuss?, Who Was Maurice Sendak?, Who Was Abraham Lincoln?, What Is the Panama Canal?, and What Was the Hindenburg?
Classification
Non-fiction
ISBN-13
9780448448862
Lexile Measure
720
Guided Reading Level
17
Publisher
Penguin Workshop
Publication date
December 20, 2008
Series
Who Was?
BISAC categories
JNF025270 - Juvenile Nonfiction | History | United States - Civil War Period
JNF007130 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography | Presidents & First Families (U.S.)
Library of Congress categories
United States
Presidents
Lincoln, Abraham
Maryland Blue Crab Young Reader Award
Honor Book 2009 - 2009

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